Protecting cherries with polytunnels
This month Nigel Akehurst visits award-winning family farm business Piper Cherries in Loose, Kent, to meet father and daughter team Brian Piper and Rachel Sands.
Reducing time under cover
This month Nigel Akehurst visits Lomas Farm in Sandhurst, Kent, to visit ex-intensive dairy farmer turned cattle mob grazier David Cornforth.
Continuing to flourish
It takes a special sort of individual – and a great deal of hard work – to grow a business from scratch and then continue to find new opportunities to take it forward.
Racing against the clock
Determination to save the South East’s fruit and vegetable crop from disaster has seen recruitment expert Doug Amesz spend the past few months in Ukraine, racing against the clock to recruit seasonal workers.
This month Nigel Akehurst visits Les and Connie Milton at Broadlands Meadows Farm in Sheet, Hampshire, to find out more about alpacas and social farming therapy.